Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8Bose SoundLink around-ear II
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
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Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8 vs Bose SoundLink around-ear II: 20 facts in comparison

1. weight

55g lighter.
255g
Sony MDR-EX150AP: 3g
200g

2. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
48% have it

3. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
38% have it

4. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
31% have it

5. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
36% have it

6. has an over-the-ear form

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
42% have it

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
75% have it

8. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
53% have it

9. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
16% have it

10. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
14% have it

11. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
64% have it

12. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
13% have it

13. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Parrot Zik Sport: 8
1

14. Bluetooth version

0 newer Bluetooth version.
4
B&O Beoplay E8: 4.2
4

16. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
22% have it

17. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
8% have it

18. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
6% have it

19. supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.
Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H8
Bose SoundLink around-ear II
3% have it

20. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
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Beyerdynamic T1 (2016): 5
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